Sidney Crosby has been surrounded by the best hockey players on the planet at the World Cup of Hockey, and still seems as if he is in a class by himself.
"He's probably the best player of our generation," Canada goaltender Carey Price said.
The Pittsburgh Penguins superstar has a World Cup-high nine points — two more than anyone else — and is within a win of adding another accomplishment to his Hockey Hall of Fame-ready resume. Canada will play Team Europe in Game 2 Thursday night, leading the best-of-seven series 1-0.
The eight-nation European team has been led lately by Tomas Tatar, who scored his team's only goal in a 3-1 loss Tuesday night....